Our Membership Administrator, Vicki, was a primary school teacher before she joined our team. She's gathered together a range of resources for parents and guardians who are home-schooling children due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Explaining Coronavirus to Kids

Toddlers

Kids of all ages


If you’re looking for ideas of how to pass the time with your kids, this is a great crowd-sourced "Giant List of Ideas For Being Home With Kids".


These websites have a range of printable resources :

Websites with online educational games

  • Phonics Play : Phonics, spelling games and activities (They are giving free access - username: march20 password: home)
  • ICT Games : Lots of Maths and English activities
  • Topmarks :  has the maths game ‘hit the button’ which is popular in schools
  • Phonics Bloom  : fun with phonics!
  • The Maths Factor : Carol Voderman's educational resources, now free during Covid-19 outbreak!

Websites for Science

  • Science Kids : Fun science activities and experiments to do at home with equipment you will already have
  • Ducksters : Science information and activities

Websites for exercise and dances

  • GoNoodle :  Fun exercises and dances to do to keep the children active
  • Joe Wicks :  Daily PE lesson on You tube or click on one of previous videos for kids to join in with @thebodycoach
  • Just Dance Kids on You tube : For fun dances and exercises with music. A variety on you tube
  • Cosmic Yoga : Yoga videos designed for kids aged 3+

Websites for ICT

Adventures to keep things interesting & fun

  • This is a 28 day planner with lots of educational - and fun - ideas for activities